Haseltine Lake Kempner LLP
The team at Haseltine Lake Kempner were saddened to hear last week of the passing of the great Robert W. Gore, acclaimed scientist, inventor, ...
Proskauer Rose LLP
The global pandemic has brought about countless changes, including, for many households, increased reliance on online retail and delivery services, such as Amazon.
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
On Thursday, September 17, Senate Commerce Committee Chairman Roger Wicker (R-MS) and other Committee Republicans introduced a...
Last year, the Business Roundtable created quite a buzz when it released a new Statement on the Purpose of a Corporation that moved "away from shareholder primacy" as a guiding principle and opted in to a kind of "stakeholder capitalism".
Seyfarth Shaw LLP
It is not atypical for class actions to be brought seeking damages that can be characterized as nominal in nature.
Torres Law, PLLC
The long-awaited, Advanced Notice of Proposed Rulemaking ("ANPRM") soliciting comments on the definition of, and criteria for, identifying "foundational technologies"
Wolf, Greenfield & Sacks, P.C.
The USPTO refused to register the proposed mark KEZAR for pharmaceuticals and chemicals for use in the manufacture of pharmaceuticals...
The effectiveness of the EU's medicines regulations has never before been so scrutinised. Earlier this year the event of Brexit necessitated reflection on the European system.
We slipped our summer vacation in just before summer slipped away. Last week, we walked the rocky shores of Cape Cod...
Yesterday, Corp Fin posted two new CDIs, the first relating to SPAC (special purpose acquisition companies) eligibility to use Form S-3 and the second relating to whether ...
Morrison & Foerster LLP
The Eastern District of Tennessee recently ruled that there is no private right of action under the Consumer Product Safety Act (CPSA) for an alleged violation of a voluntary product safety standard.
Fakhoury Global Immigration
The US Department of Labor (DOL) has proposed long-needed changes to the PERM Form 9089 which has been in use since March 30, 2005.
Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner, LLP
The case of Trans Ova Genetics, LC v. XY, LLC, No. 2019-2312 (Fed. Cir. Sept. 8, 2020) Rule 36 affirmance of IPR2018-00250 Is a lesson in determination of coauthorship and coinventorship.
Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP
At the end of August, the Department of Labor (DOL) issued an opinion letter discussing the Fair Labor Standards Act's (FLSA) requirement that employers reimburse certain non-exempt employees for expenses related to the use of personal vehicles during the course of employment.
Foley & Lardner
The COVID-19 pandemic has unquestionably created challenging times for employers and employees. Among the many issues facing employers has been the filing of various unfair labor...
Fakhoury Global Immigration
In order to prevent the spread of COVID-19 in the U.S., U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), working with the U.S. Center for Disease Control (CDC), designated 15 U.S.
Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton
As we previously reported, on August 3, 2020 the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York (the "District Court") struck down four provisions of the Department of Labor's ("DOL")
Pryor Cashman LLP
Partners Frank Scibilia and Benjamin Semel have been recognized in the New York Law Journal's second annual New York Trailblazers.
The Department of Labor has again updated its guidance regarding the Families First Coronavirus Response Act ("FFCRA").
Reinhart Boerner Van Deuren s.c.
On September 8, 2020, the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York issued an order that effectively halts the enforcement of the U.S. Department of Labor's (DOL) recently promulgated rule.